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There are 9 ways to get from Zwickau to Brussels by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf S5x / ...
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Fulda Bahnhof 50 / ...
  3. Take the train from Fulda Bahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf 50 / ...
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord 79

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Bus  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Zwickau central train station to Nuremberg central bus station 321 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nuremberg central bus station to Brussels-North train station N1310

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Train, night train  •  14h 10m

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Halle(Saale)Hbf S5x / ...
  2. Take the night train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord Nj / ...

Train, night train via Dresden  •  16h 5m

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Pölbitzer Bahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof Rb30
  2. Take the night train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Brussels South

Drive  •  6h 14m

  1. Drive from Zwickau to Brussels 692.9 km

Train to Leipzig, fly  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Brussels (BRU) LEJ - BRU

Train to Dresden, fly  •  8h 11m

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Brussels (BRU) DRS - BRU

Train, train to Berlin Brandenburg, fly  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
  3. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg (BER) to Brussels (BRU) BER - BRU

Train, train to Prague, fly  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  3. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Brussels (BRU) PRG - BRU

Zwickau to Brussels by train

52 Weekly Trains
9h 10m Average Duration
€148 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Zwickau to Brussels is to bus which costs €65 - €95 and takes 13h 55m.

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The fastest way to get from Zwickau to Brussels is to drive which takes 6h 14m and costs €110 - €170.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zwickau station to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Zwickau central train station and arriving at Brussels-North train station via Nuremberg central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zwickau to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord via Leipzig Hbf, Fulda Bahnhof and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 10m.

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The distance between Zwickau and Brussels is 852 km. The road distance is 692.9 km.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 9h 10m and costs €140 - €200.

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It takes approximately 9h 10m to get from Zwickau to Brussels, including transfers.

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Zwickau to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zwickau central train station.

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Zwickau to Brussels train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Brussels is to train which takes 9h 10m and costs €140 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €65 - €95 and takes 13h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Zwickau to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 851.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 10m

What companies run services between Zwickau, Germany and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Zwickau to Brussels via Leipzig Hbf, Fulda Bahnhof, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 9h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zwickau to Brussels via Nuremberg central bus station in around 13h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Flights from Dresden to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €430
Flights from Dresden to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €440
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €410
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €490
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €380
Flights from Prague to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dresden to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €470
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€200 - €800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €430
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Fulda Bahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Fulda Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €60
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Fulda Bahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €34
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €75
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€38 - €43
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
11h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €170
Website
https://www.nightjet.com/en/#/home
Sleeper Carriage
€130 - €170
Seating Carriage
€55 - €95
Couchette Carriage
€110 - €150
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Zwickau, Pölbitzer Bahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
European Sleeper
Email
info@europeansleeper.eu
Website
europeansleeper.eu
Night train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Brussels South
Ave. Duration
12h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €95
Schedules at
europeansleeper.eu
Seats - Budget
€60 - €95
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Schedules at
transdev.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 848 44 66 88
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2Rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zwickau central train station to Nuremberg central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
https://www.flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nuremberg central bus station to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
https://www.flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Zwickau to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels-North train station.

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Zwickau to Brussels train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Bruxelles-Nord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zwickau to Brussels is 693 km. It takes approximately 6h 14m to drive from Zwickau to Brussels.

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